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Union Pacific’s Q4 2016 Earnings Review: Recovering Top Line And Productivity Improvements Bode Well For Profitability Going Forward

by Trefis Team
Union Pacific announced its Q4 earnings and conducted a conference call with analysts on January 19. As expected, a recovery in Union Pacific’s top line and its productivity improvement initiatives boosted the company’s earnings. Unio...
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Did Anadarko Receive A Fair Price For Its Eagle Ford Assets?

by Trefis Team
The year 2016 was a comeback year for  Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE:APC), as the oil and gas company recovered almost 42% of its stock price over the year backed by the rebound in commodity prices, and the acquisition of Deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM...
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What Can We Expect From Cree’s Q2’17 Earnings?

by Trefis Team
Leading LED manufacturer,  Cree  (NYSE:CREE) is set to report its Q1 2017 earnings on January 24th. (Fiscal years end with June.) Going by the company’s guidance for the quarter, its Q2 revenues have likely increased sequentially and declined on ...
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Why Might We Expect Ctrip To Grow Even Further And Be A Major Threat To The OTA Leaders In The Future?

by Trefis Team
When it comes to Ctrip, it is not an exaggeration to say that the Chinese online travel giant is growing in leaps and bounds. After conquering the domestic travel front in China by consolidating the Chinese online travel market, Ctrip is now on a...
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Corning Pre Earnings: Growth Momentum Built In Last Quarter To Continue In Q4’16

by Trefis Team
Corning (NYSE: GLW) will report its Q4’16 earnings on Tuesday, January 24th. We expect its revenues to increase on the back on strong demand for display technology products, which typically display seasonal strength in the fourth quarter. Corning...
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Decline In Top Line To Continue In Q4’16 For McDonald’s, As Industry Fundamentals Deteriorate

by Trefis Team
The burger mammoth,  McDonald’s  (NYSE:MCD), is slated to announce its fourth quarter and full year results on 23rd January, 2017. In the third quarter, the company continued to see its revenues drop. However, owing to the improvement seen ...
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Johnson & Johnson Earnings Preview: Don’t Expect Big Surprises

by Trefis Team
Johnson & Johnson  (NYSE:JNJ) will report its Q4 2016 earnings on Tuesday, January 24th. We expect mild growth driven primarily by the pharma business, which continues to benefit from the growth in its two key franchises: Immunology and Oncol...
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What We Can Expect From TI’s Q4’16 Earnings

by Trefis Team
Leading analog chip maker,  Texas Instruments (NYSE:TXN) is set to report its Q4 2016 earnings on January 24th. Going by the company’s guidance for the quarter, its revenue and EPS figures have likely declined sequentially and moderately in...
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What Can We Expect From Lockheed Martin’s Q4 2016 Earnings?

by Trefis Team
Lockheed Martin  (NYSE: LMT) has performed solidly in the first three quarters of the year, beating analyst estimates for earnings every time. We believe this momentum continued into the fourth quarter as well on the back of higher F-35 sales and...
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Can Costco Be Threatened By Amazon’s New Prime Visa Card?

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Costco ‘s (NYSE:COST) membership based warehouse model has been going strong despite e-commerce companies offering several conveniences for grocery shopping. Its loyal customers still prefer to visit its warehouse-like stores with their sho...
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Restaurant Expansion And Innovative Menu To Drive Q4’16 Earnings For Restaurant Brands International

by Trefis Team
Restaurant Brands International  (NYSE: QSR) is slated to release its fourth quarter and full year earnings on 23rd January, 2017. Although the stock price was seen to be trending lower post its Q3’16 earnings release, since then it has onl...
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IBM Earnings: Shift To Cloud Impacts Revenue Growth Even As Strategic Imperatives Witness Strong Growth

by Trefis Team
International Business Machines  (NYSE:IBM) posted its Q4 results after market close on January 19th. In line with our expectation, the company reported a marginal slowdown in business as the shift to cloud computing and currency headwinds contin...
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Ameritrade Earnings Review: Interest Earnings Assets And Trading Commissions Promote Top-Line

by Trefis Team
TD Ameritrade ’s (NYSE:SCHW) modest performance continued in Q4 2016, as the company reported nearly 6% and 9% growth in revenues for the quarter and full year, respectively. While all business segments grew, an increase in TD Ameritrade’s net in...
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DuPont: The Year 2016 In Review

by Trefis Team
After a disappointing 2015,  DuPont  (NYSE:DD) performed better in the first 9 months of 2016. Although competitive pressure continues to weigh on the business, DuPont managed to revive its growth in the third quarter of the year with higher volu...
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Is The Lear Corporation Stock Undervalued?

by Trefis Team
Lear Corporation  (NYSE:LEA) is the leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems to automakers around the world. The company has consistently grown by more than the growth in global vehicle production, on the back of its d...
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